Search for dissertations about: "economic revolution"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 38 swedish dissertations containing the words economic revolution.

  1. 1. Malthusian Progress

    Author : Jacob Weisdorf; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social Mobility; Preventive Checks; Positive Checks; Industrial Revolution; French Revolution; Mortality; Longevity; Malthusian Model; Fertility; Industrious Revolution ; Economic Growth;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English The dissertation offers two key contributions. The first is a theoretical demonstration that, even though a Malthusian society is inherently stagnant in the sense that sustained economic growth is absent, scattered advances in technology can permanently raise the long-term wage rate. READ MORE

  2. 2. Seven Years That Shook Economic and Social Thinking Reflections on the Revolution in Communist Economics 1985-1991

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Bengt Svensson; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; perestroíka; planned economy; labour theory of value; socialist market; market socialism; market economics; shock therapy; gradual transition; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects Economic history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Ekonomisk historia; Economic History; ekonomisk historia;

    Abstract : The main theme of this study is to analyze the Soviet economic theoretical debate in the period 1985 – 1991. This period of reconstruction gave possibilities of a more free debate. READ MORE

  3. 3. Innovation and transformation in the Swedish manufacturing sector, 1970-2007

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Karolin Sjöö; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; innovation; industrial transformation; manufacturing; structural change; third industrial revolution; literature-based innovation output; innovation indicator; economic history; Sweden;

    Abstract : This doctoral thesis investigates changes in the volume and character of Swedish manufacturing sector innovation output between 1970 and 2007, a time span composed of both extended periods of relative prosperity and decline. More specifically, it examines whether changes in the number of innovations, the character of the innovating firms, and the distribution of innovations across industries are generally associated with any such period. READ MORE

  4. 4. Economic growth, energy consumption and CO2 emissions in Sweden 1800-2000

    University dissertation from Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Astrid Kander; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; energy intensity; Environmental Kuznets Curve; relative price analyses; standard calculations; technical change; structural changes; energy quality factors; consumers surplus; Social and economic history; forest management; CO2 intensity; Ekonomisk och social historia;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Avhandlingen undersöker sambanden mellan ekonomisk tillväxt, energianvändning och koldioxidutsläpp i den svenska ekonomin 1800-2000. Genomgripande omvandlingar av teknologier har ägt rum i Sverige under de senaste två hundra åren, vilket har lett till högre inkomster, bättre kvalitet på produkter och en förändrad sammansättning på BNP. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Silent Revolution The Swedish Transition towards Heat Pumps, 1970-2015

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Petter Johansson; KTH.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; heat pumps; socio-technical transition; sustainability transition; industrial dynamics; value networks; coopetition; complementarities; strategic management; värmepumpar; socio-tekniska övergångar; hållbarhet; industriell dynamik; värdenätverk; coopetition; komplementariteter; företagsstrategi; Industrial Economics and Management; Industriell ekonomi och organisation;

    Abstract : Currently, more than half of all Swedish single-family houses have an installed heat pump and more heat is supplied by heat pumps in Sweden than in any other nation. Despite the enormous impact of heat pumps on the Swedish energy system, the transition towards their use has gone relatively unnoticed. READ MORE